[UPDATE BELOW] Last night, London Rene, the boyfriend of Mob Wives star Natalie Guercio, was stabbed and slashed at Brooklyn nightclub Output. Rene and Guercio were partying to DJ sets by Dubfire and Drumcode affiliate Dustin Zahn when a man with a box cutter approached Rene and slashed his face, left arm, and abdomen. TMZ reports that Rene sustained a wound on the right side of his face and has been hospitalized. According to NYPD, Rene claims to have known his attacker, who fled the scene.
Meanwhile, Guercio has tweeted the following:
Thank you for ur prayers we are heading to Hackensack medical center to have a plastic surgeon stitch him ❤️— NatalieEliseGuercio (@NatalieEGuercio) December 28, 2014
Output has no comment at this time and is open tonight. The police are still investigating the case.
Update 1/02/2014 1:30PM: London Rene's alleged attacker has been arrested. Rodolfy (Rudy) Lopez, a 35 year-old New Jersey resident, turned himself in to the police on Tuesday, and was accompanied by his lawyer. Rene told police that he was familiar with Lopez, although it is unclear what their relationship was. Lopez fled on foot after slashing Rene with a box cutter at Output. He has been charged with felony assault, reckless endagerment, and criminal possession of a weapon.